61-year-old man struck by 2 cars in deadly hit-and-run in Brooklyn

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Sunday, July 10, 2022
Pedestrian killed after being struck by 2 hit-and-run vehicles
A 61-year-old man was killed after he was hit by two cars in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.

PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn (WABC) -- A man was killed after he was struck by two hit-and-run vehicles in Brooklyn Sunday morning.

Police say the 61-year-old victim was walking on Washington Avenue around 2 a.m. when he was hit by a car, then was struck by another vehicle.

Both cars fled the scene.

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The victim was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police do not have any details on the cars involved at this time.

This is breaking news. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.


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